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Sharon Van Etten Adds New Tour Dates

April 25, 2012 drainu182 0

2012 is shaping up to be a banner year for Sharon Van Etten with the release of the oft-lauded Tramp in February, two late night TV performances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Conan, dozens of sold-out shows across the US and upcoming festival appearances at Crossing Brooklyn Ferry, Newport Folk Festival, Lollapalooza, Outside Lands, Caldera Festival and ATP’s I’ll Be Your Mirror. Sharon Van Etten will extend her reign through the summer months with more headlining shows in …

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Sharon Van Etten Live Q&A at 11AM EST Today, New Album Tramp Streaming In Full Now

January 30, 2012 drainu182 0

Sharon Van Etten’s new album, Tramp, is out next Tuesday, February 7th, on Jagjaguwar. However, beginning today, NPR Music is rewarding everyone’s supreme patience as they are streaming Tramp in its entirety beginning this morning! AND, as if premiering the new album wasn’t enough, Lady Van Etten, herself, will be participating in a live Q & A. Begin sending questions in now at All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton will read fans’ questions and …

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Sharon Van Etten Unveils “Serpents” Single and New Album Tramp Artwork

November 29, 2011 drainu182 0

Sharon Van Etten’s new album (Tramp, out Feb. 7, 2012 on Jagjaguwar) showcases an artist in full control of her powers, and “Serpents” blares Tramp’s articulated vision. With venomous strength, Sharon’s singing and lyrics attack self-doubt and insecurity, when one feels the initial pangs of a relationship turning away from beauty towards rot. She’s backed by a supporting cast of The National’s Aaron Dessner (slide guitar, bass) and Bryce Dessner (ebo guitar), The Walkmen’s Matt Barrick (drums), Doveman’s Thomas Bartlett …

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Sharon Van Etten Announces New Album “Tramp” Due Out February 7, North American Tour Dates

November 8, 2011 drainu182 0

Sharon Van Etten is delighted to share news of Tramp, her stunning Jagjaguwar debut album, out February 7, and the follow up to last year’s epic (Ba Da Bing). Tramp showcases an artist in full control of her powers. With her third album, Van Etten’s words and voice are now two parts of a larger evocative whole.

The shimmering sound of Tramp both defies and illuminates the unsteadiness of a life in flux. Throughout the 14 months of scattered …

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Sharon Van Etten Kicks Off Headline Tour Tonight, Playing SXSW

March 10, 2011 drainu182 0

Fresh off a month long European tour opening for The National, Sharon Van Etten is ready to hit the road again! Continuing to support her 2010 release, epic (Ba Da Bing), Sharon plays 30 cities, which includes several shows at SXSW. Sharon will follow up her tour with two dates opening for Iron and Wine, will play both Sasquatch and Bonnaroo, and come September, Sharon will be taking the stage at the legendary Hollywood Bowl. Wow!…

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Sasquatch Festival Lineup Announced (Foo Fighters To Headline)

February 7, 2011 drainu182 1

The 10th anniversary of Sasquatch! Music Festival will proudly feature:

Foo Fighters, Death Cab For Cutie, Modest Mouse , Wilco, The Flaming Lips (performing The Soft Bulletin & more), The Decemberists, Bright Eyes, Iron & Wine, Rodrigo Y Gabriela, Bassnectar, Robyn, Flogging Molly, Death From Above 1979, Pink Martini, Cold War Kids, Old 97’s, Ratatat, Wolf Parade, Chromeo, Guided By Voices, Yeasayer, Beach House, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, Local Natives, Matt & Kim, Deerhunter, Mstrkrft, Trailer Park Boys,

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Secretly Canadian to Release Little Scream’s The Golden Record This April, Free “The Heron and the Fox” Download, Tour w/Sharon Van Etten

January 17, 2011 drainu182 0

Little Scream’s music is—like her moniker suggests—full of contradictions. It is at once both familiar and foreign; weaving multiple genres into a sparkly and Jovian landscape. The title of Little Scream’s debut full length, The Golden Record, references this very juxtaposition. In 1977, the Voyager Space shuttle launched into space with a time capsule recording of sounds, language and music intended to represent Earth for, as Little Scream says, “some form of sentience that might intercept it in the distant …

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Junip Announce Fall Tour; Release Single

August 5, 2010 drainu182 0

Mute and City Slang Records are excited to announce the launch of Junip’s new website. New and improved with lots of exclusive downloads and video, the site URL is On the site, besides being able to download the Rope & Summit EP for free, you can now stream the new single, “Always,” from the band’s new record, Fields, being released on September 14, 2010.

To hear, “Always,” click HERE

Junip is a Gothenburg, Sweden-based rock trio that is …